Mors Principium Est

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Mors Principium Est
Oreigin Pori, Finland
Genres Melodic daith metal
Years active 1999–present
Labels Listenable Records
Associate acts Hateform
Wabsteid www.morsprincipiumest.com
Members Ville Viljanen
Mikko Sipola
Teemu Heinola
Andy Gillion
Andhe Chandler
Past members See belaw

Mors Principium Est (Laitin for "daith is the beginnin") is a Finnish melodic daith metal baund formit in 1999.

History[eedit | eedit soorce]

The baund wis formit in 1999 in Pori, Finland bi sangster/lead guitarist Jori Haukio, guitarist Jarkko Kokko an keyboardist Toni Nummelin. Drummer Mikko Sipola joined in late 1999, suin follaed bi the arrival o new vocalist Ville Viljanen in early 2000 when Haukio decidit tae focus on his guitar wirk. Bassist Teemu Heinola wis no appointit till efter the baund's first demo, Before Birth, which attractit attention frae French record label Listenable Records in 2001.[1]

Ane year an twa demos later, Mors Principium Est signed a three-album contract wi Listenable Records completit bi the album Liberation = Termination released in Mairch 2007.[2][3]

The baund annoonced on Aprile 25t, 2007 the new lineup o the baund. Karri Kuisma joined the baund as the rhythm guitarist in 2006 an Lead guitarist Tomy Laisto joined the baund in 2007. Jarkko Kokko left the baund in 2009.

An aw in 2009, Tomy Laisto an Kalle Aaltonen haed pairtit weys tae pursue ither venturs. On 30 Aprile 2011 the baund annooncit on their wabsteid that Andy Gillion haed been recruitit as the first replacement guitarist. On September 29 the baund annooncit on their wabsteid that Andhe Chandler haed been recruitit as the seicont replacement guitarist.

Lineup[eedit | eedit soorce]

Current members[eedit | eedit soorce]

  • Ville Viljanen – vocals (2000 – present)
  • Mikko Sipola – drums (2000 – present)
  • Teemu Heinola – bass (2001 – present)
  • Kalle Aaltonen – rhythm guitar (2009 – present)
  • Tomy Laisto - lead guitar (2007 - present)

Umwhile members[eedit | eedit soorce]

Discography[eedit | eedit soorce]

Albums[eedit | eedit soorce]

Demos[eedit | eedit soorce]

  • Before Birth (2000)
  • Valley of Sacrifice (2001)
  • Third Arrival (2002)

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Band History". Mors Principium Est.com. Archived frae the oreeginal on 2006-12-15. Retrieved 2006-12-16. 
  2. "Metal Storm – Mors Principium Est – New Album Details". Metal Storm.ee. Retrieved 2006-12-16. 
  3. "Listenable Records – Liberation = Termination". Listenable.net. Retrieved 2006-12-16. 

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